Subsequent packages to address liquidity issues to prevent wider impact of coronavirus: Rajiv Kumar, Niti Aayog
Gross Domestic Product growth is likely to be impacted in FY21 due to zero economic activity right at the beginning of the fiscal, Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar has said.
Govt wants to minimise revenue impact on businesses: Rajiv Kumar
Businesses should budget for a hit on top lines, says Niti Ayog Vice Chairma...
Centre asks states to seal state, district borders to stop exodus of migrants
The Centre on Sunday asked state governments and Union Territor...
WUD shifts to online learning to combat COVID-19 disruption
WUD is using technology enabled AI, Supervision Technologies and Video Conference and other tools to enable virtual learning.
Coronavirus outbreak: PM Modi hails Akshay Kumar's Rs 25 cr donation to PM-CARES Fund
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on March 28 lauded Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar for donating Rs. 25 crore to PM-CARES Fund. The action hunk of ...
Corona fight brigade: Designer Sabyasachi donates Rs 1.5 cr, Gautam Gambhir releases Rs 1 cr from MPLADS, Raina contributes Rs 52 lakh
Actor Varun Dhawan also pledged to donate Rs 30 lakhs to PM- CARES fund.
Akshay Kumar joins Covid-19 fight with a Rs 25 cr donation to PM's relief fund. Wife Twinkle says she is 'proud' of him
The actor said that he is donating the amount from his savings.
Walking from Delhi to MP, man dies in Agra
The man, identified as Ranveer Singh, worked as home delivery boy for a private restaurant in the national capital. According to police, the victim collapsed near Kailash turning of the National Highway-2.
275 Indians, evacuated from Iran, reach Jodhpur
A batch of 275 Indians evacuated from coronavirus-hit Iran arrived at the Jodhpur airport on Sunday morning, an official said.
SBI sees around Rs 60K crore repayment getting deferred: Rajnish Kumar
The RBI move is aimed at providing borrowers some relief to borrowers, who are affected by the impact of lockdown on account of COVID-19. "Our term loan book is fairly large and I think Rs 2-2.5 trillion gets paid every year, so for three months it would be Rs 50,000-60,000 crore," the bank's chairman Rajnish Kumar told reporters.
15 lakh air travellers entered India in 2 months: Cabinet Secretary
The government had started monitoring of all international passengers who have arrived in India in last two months in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak. Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba said,"it is important that all international passengers are put under close surveillance to prevent the spread of the epidemic."
15 lakh international arrivals in 2 months; gap in actual monitoring: Cab Secy
Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba has told state governments that more than 15 lakh international travellers came to India over the last two months but there appears to be a gap between the actual monitoring for COVID-19 and the total arrivals.
Slight decline in progression rate of Covid-19 cases: Centre
The government has also reached out to aanganwaadi workers and Asha workers to orient them on prevention and control measures and conduct community surveillance. “We are conducting online trainings for them.
No new business, little profit: Banks face the squeeze
Experts say banks will see a negative operating leverage due to less revenue.
See Nifty bottom at 7,000-6,500 levels: Harendra Kumar
If redemptions come in, then the market has nowhere to go, says the MD of Elara Capital.
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